Business Name, Corporations, ABN and Trade Marks
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Term payments can be provided on services over $200.
For many starting a business for the first time, it can be confusing knowing what type of business is best. Sometimes becoming a "Sole Trader" can put your family at risk. Explore Your Options.
It's also important to establish a new business in the correct order to avoid errors, additional cost, delays and risk.
The AHBC can complete all of your registration for you or use DIY tips and videos below to get started.
Most common corporate structure used by small to medium size enterprises.
Non Members $995
For equity raising enterprises / ventures or national charity organisation.
Non Members $1800
All active businesses (Sole Trader Corporations, partnerships, and trust structures) must have a ABN.
Non Members $395
(a.k.a. Family Trust) for the distribution of profits to beneficiaries from assets. Eg property, company shares etc
Non Member $795
Protect you business brand with a Trade Mark. 10 years protection.
Non Member $600
DIY Fact Sheets
Additional information on company types and selecting a company with a Constitution or Replaceable Rules
Partnerships are state governed business structure involving a number of people carry on a business together.
Update your details online or by contacting the ABR. If your business structure changes you may need to cancel your ABN.
Provides details on "what is" and "why" a trade mark. Costing, protection period and how to apply are also outlined
Links and Videos
View the ATO webpage & video the explains business structures available to you when starting a business.
Trade Mark Classes
Protect your products and service by classification
Common types of IP you’re likely to encounter as a small business owner. Patents, Trade Marks, Designs and Copyright